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Nicki McNamara

Special Counsel

+61 2 4221 9311


What Our Clients Say

Nicki’s service was excellent. We didn’t have specific deadlines but the service was completed in a timely manner. This is the 2nd time we have used Kells, and both times we have been happy with the service. Thank you. 


I would like to thank Nicki McNamara for her help in doing my Will. She was so lovely and helpful with her advice and made it so easy. Thank you Kells for giving me the opportunity to finally have a Will done for a great price. I would highly recommend this firm.

We were very happy with the whole process. Everything was explained clearly and in a way that any person could understand the legal process. Thank you. 

Nicki was most helpful throughout my dealings with her. 

Nicki was amazing. Thorough, kind and very easy to talk to. She explained everything very well. Thank you. We would recommend her and Kells to anyone. 

Nicki provided her service in a quick time to the urgency of the matter. Thank you. 

Thank you for all you have done to help me and to anticipate any problem in the future with my husband’s Will. From the time I first met you I felt very well protected from any problems that could occur in the future for me and my family. 

Extremely happy with Nicki. She was friendly, efficient and explained clearly all the process required. Thank you. 

Nicki provided advice not only as a result of my requests, but related information as well to ensure my best interest. 

Thank you for your prompt, friendly and professional service.


Nicki is a lawyer in the Kells commercial practice. She is experienced in estate planning, deceased estates, taxation, commercial, corporate and business law. Nicki is known for her solutions-focused, friendly and adventurous character.

What she does

Nicki assists clients with complex estate planning, deceased estates, establishing family structures, commercial and tax advisory, special purpose trusts and loan agreements. She also advises clients on unit trusts and discretionary trusts.

“I enjoy the satisfaction of doing a job properly, and helping people to achieve an outcome that may not have been possible without my involvement.”

Who Nicki works with

Her client base includes individuals and families, as well as small to medium enterprises, family run businesses and large corporations.

Community Involvement

Nicki provides pro-bono assistance to a range of clients through her involvement with the Salvation Army and Cancer Council NSW. She is also a speaker with the University of the Third Age.


Her credentials include a Bachelor of Laws (Honours), Bachelor of Business Administration, Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice and A Tax with the UNSW School of Taxation and Business Law. She is a member of the Law Society of New South Wales and is also currently studying to complete a Masters in Estate Planning Law. 

Life Outside Kells

During summer, Nicki enjoys bushwalking the escarpment and spending time at the beach with her husband and three children, and over the colder months, you will find her snowboarding.


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